Robert Thompson, Trustee Professor and director of the Bleier Center for Televsion and Popular Cultures in the school of Newhouse, had a few words to say regarding Roseanne Barr’s racial tweets that lead to the cancellation of her ABC show,…
SU in the News: Friday, August 7, 2009
Rick Burton, the David B. Falk Distinguished Professor of Sport Management in the College of Human Ecology, was quoted in the New York Times on a new advertising campaign for the N.F.L.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, was quoted in the Chicago Tribune on Hollywood’s portrayal of religion.
Elizabeth Lackey, an SU student studying art history and museum studies in The College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in the Post-Standard for her work with the new archiving reference materials at the Manlius Historical Society.
The College of Law’s participation in evaluating Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s written work as part of the American Bar Association’s (ABA) evaluation of Sotomayor’s qualifications to be a U.S. Supreme Court justice was reported by the Post-Standard. Lisa Dolak, Angela S. Cooney Professor of Law; Dean Hannah R. Arterian; Associate Dean Thomas R. French; and professors Aviva Abramovsky, William C. Banks, Jeremy A. Blumenthal, Keith J. Bybee, Sanjay Chhablani, Evan J. Criddle, David M. Driesen, Gregory Germain, Margaret M. Harding and William M. Wiecek were mentioned in the article.